MCAS Cherry Point Postcards

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Control Tower and Airfield Operations Building

1944

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Bachelor Officer's Quarters

1944

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Officers' Club and Boating Area

1944

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Bowling is Enjoyed by All

1944

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Lady Marines on the March

1944

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The Women Reserves' Mess Hall

1944

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Looking Out From Hangar No. 1

1944

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The Administration Building

1944

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Assembly and Repair Building

1944

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The Recreation and Post Exchange Building

1944

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Who Doesn't Look Forward to Mail Call?

1944

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The Enlisted Men's Boating Area

1944

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One of the Post Chapels

1944

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The Women Do Their Part

1944

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The Women Reserves' Recreation Building

1944

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20-Administration Building

1950

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21-Front View of Assembly and Repair Building

1950

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22-Officers' Club

1950

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23-Boat House and Dock, Enlisted Men's Recreation Area

1950

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24-Medium Bomber Parking Strip and Runway

1950

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28-Business Section, Havelock, NC

1950

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35-Station Theater

1950

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36-Airplane Operations Building at Night

1950

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37-Post Exchange Building

1950

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38-Hostess House

1950

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39-Station Chapel

1950

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Chapel

1960

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Main Entrance

1960

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Marine Exchange

1964

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Search and Rescue (UH-2A) Helicopter in the foreground.

1964

In the distance is a UH-34D, the principle Marine Corps Helicopter - Known as the workhorse of the Marine Corps.

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Control Tower and Operations Building

1964

The Air Station's 27,000,000 sq. ft. of runways are capable of handling all types of high performance aircraft.

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Main Gate

1964

The World's Largest Marine Corps Air Station. Home of the 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing.

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The Naval Air Rework Facility is a remarkably efficient organization in the Civil Service.

Circa 1965

The F4B Phantom II is shown in the final phase - reassembly.

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The interdenominational Chapel provides regular services for all major religious groups.

Circa 1965

There are also 2 smaller chapels at the rear of this building.

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The Training Building, affectionately known as "the White Elephant".

Circa 1965

Provides classrooms for both Military and Civilian personnel.

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Administration Building

1966

The largest Marine Corps Air Station in the world situated along the Neuse River.

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